Public Transport based walk suitable for new walkers, with Owain Roberts.
Walk leader to meet at the walk start
The walk follows the Bridgewater Canal before returning to Altrincham via the Deer Park at Dunham Massey, followed by a pint at Ye Olde Market Tavern.
Meet & Travel arrangements - Public Transport
We’ll use public transport from Manchester to travel to and return from the walk start/end.
Itinerary is below - click station links for map and further information.
18:00: Meet at Manchester Piccadilly for the train at 18:05. You will need to purchase a ticket prior to meeting.
Please meet at Timperley Metrolink Stop to start the walk at 18:30. There are trams every 6 minutes (Altrincham line) from the city centre and the journey time is 25 minutes from either Piccadilly or Victoria stations.
18:05: Train departs for the walk start at Timperley Tram Station.
18:30: Walk starts at Timperley Tram Station.
Return from Altrincham Rail and Metrolink Station. Every 12 minutes (after 19:30) to the City Centre
Waypoints: Bridgewater Canal, Little Bollington, Dunham Massey Hall and Deer Park, Dunham New Park